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21 Experiences You And Your Partner Should Have Before Children

Spoiler: There's a lot of sex involved.

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1. Go on your dream vacation.

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Maybe it's a road trip across Mexico, or two weeks holed up on a tropical desert island. No matter what the plan is, get moving and actually make it happen.

4. Stay up all night (maybe several nights).

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Talk, watch movies, have a blast, make love... Remember that with a baby, staying up won't be a choice, and it certainly won't be for pleasure.


6. Move to another city.

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Or to another country! If you've always wanted to, this is the perfect time. Besides, you'll be able to raise your future children in the place of your dreams, or at least you'll have had the experience.

8. Go camping!

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Pick a quiet and romantic spot to spend the night star-gazing and roasting marshmallows over a campfire. It can be as adventurous or as glam as your budget allows.


9. Learn to cook.

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Taking up this hobby as a couple will not only help you bond but also to eat healthier and save money. It's a win-win for everyone. Also, you'll have less time to learn when you're cooking quick meals for kids.


15. Take thousands of pictures of the two of you in all possible situations.

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So you can look back and remember to always love each other as much as you did on the day you took that pic.


21. But maybe the most important experience is to talk about whether you want to have children or not.

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It's very easy to think your partner wants the same thing as you, but you might have to part ways in the future if you don't.